Big data Manager

Centre / Institution:
Vall d'Hebron Institute of Research
Bioinformatics expertise:
Biomedical Informatics

Job description

The Rheumatology Research Group (Vall Hebron Research Institute) led by Antonio Julià currently coordinates the data collection and analysis of a large national cohort on autoimmune diseases (>10,000 cases). Analyses include next generation sequencing and other high throughput molecular approaches.

We are seeking for an IT expert (computer scientist, informatics/telecommunications engineer or similar) to perform the big data management and analysis processes at our lab in the Barcelona Scientific Parc (PCB).

Desired skills and expertise

  • University degree in relevant engineering (computer science, informatics, telecommunications, or similar).
  • Database design and management (SQL, NoSQL).
  • Proficient writing and speaking in English.
  • Experience in HPC and cloud environments (AWS, GCP).
  • Experience in Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence methodologies.
  • Previous experience with life science data is not essential but will be valued.

Contract duration and other benefits

3 years contract; salary based on candidate's experience.


Required information and contact

Please submit your application (CV and cover letter) to hr.grr.vhir(ELIMINAR)